capiton is an owner-managed financial investor that invests in large SMEs in Germany, Austria and Switzerland by means of MBOs and expansion financing. capiton's roots go back to the late 1970s.
capiton is managed by 10 partners. The capiton II investment program (€ 186 million) was fully invested in the period from 2003 to 2006. Since then, the follow-up programs capiton III (€ 250 million, investment period 2007 to 2009) and capiton IV (€ 350 million, investment period since 2010), have been available for new investments. capiton AG has carried out the final closing of its fund capiton V at the hard cap of € 440 million on February 2015.
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